27 pages tagged "web of science"

Health warning: Might contain multiple personalities
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 16 Dec 2018 19:06
Shows how a lack of name disambiguation leads to serious distortion of the Essential Science Indicators

Six Essential Science Indicators highly-cited papers
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 24 Jun 2018 08:12
Lists six of my papers that are Web of Science highly-cited papers, i.e. top 1% most cited in their fields

How to become an author of ESI Highly Cited Papers?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:53
Documents how unscrupulous predatory open access journals can distort citation counts

Working with ISI data: Beware of categorisation problems
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:25
ISI appears to regularly misclassify journal articles containing original research into the "review" or "proceedings paper" category, rather than assigning them to the appropriate "article" category.

How to get listed on the ESI ranking of highly cited authors
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 27 Aug 2017 12:16
Illustrates how tongue-in-cheek papers might be taken seriously by naive (or desparate) academics

Microsoft Academic is one year old: the Phoenix is ready to leave the nest
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:09
The third of my trilogy of papers on Microsoft Academic reporting on its coverage one year after its re-launch

STI conference Leiden: metrics vs peer review
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 11 Nov 2018 13:35
An extensive report on the conference, my presentation on the REF and gender initiatives

Bibliometrics in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Thu 27 Sep 2018 17:25
Reports on my presentation at a workshop in March 2017 organised by the UK LIS-Bibliometrics group

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 1 Aug 2018 08:45
Discusses the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Is ISI misunderstanding the Social Sciences?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:17
Documents how ISI is inappropriately applying Science-based criteria to articles in the Social Sciences

Do Google Scholar, Scopus and the Web of Science speak your language?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 5 May 2018 15:02
Short summary of white paper on the coverage of non-English language publications in three major databases for citation analysis

Google Scholar is a serious alternative to Web of Science
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 25 Apr 2018 18:17
Argues that Google Scholar needs to be treated as a serious alternative data source for citation analysis

How to merge “stray citation" records?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 10 Apr 2018 07:24
Explains how to merge different occurrences of a paper in Publish or Perish

Sacrifice a little accuracy for a lot more comprehensive coverage
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 26 Feb 2018 18:45
A prologue for a book on Google Scholar

Multi-query center: ISI import
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 20 Oct 2017 16:23
Publish or Perish tutorial

Is Google Scholar flawless? Of course not!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 1 Oct 2017 13:35
Reviews the major limitations of Google Scholar

Comparing the Google Scholar h-index with the ISI Journal Impact Factor
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 20 May 2017 18:51
Proposes an alternative metric – Hirsch’s h-index – and data source – Google Scholar – to assess journal impact.

Microsoft Academic: Is the Phoenix getting wings?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:10
Compares citation coverage in the new Microsoft Academic with Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science

Microsoft Academic (Search): a Phoenix arisen from the ashes?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sun 25 Nov 2018 13:09
Assesses Microsoft Academic coverage through a detailed comparison with Google Scholar, the Web of Science, and Scopus

Web of Science: How to be robbed of 10 years of citations in one week!
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Sat 15 Sep 2018 16:06
Shows how I was "robbed" of citations through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

How to import ISI and Scopus data in Publish or Perish?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 11 Sep 2017 09:40
Illustrates how Web of Science and Scopus data can be imported into Publish or Perish

Google Scholar
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Wed 28 Jun 2017 18:00
Publish or Perish tutorial

Can we use Google Scholar to identify highly-cited documents?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:29
Introducing my new article on Google Scholar with the Granada EC3 group

Bank error in your favour? How to gain 3,000 citations in a week
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 7 Aug 2018 09:25
Shows how I gained 3,000 citations in a week through inaccurate publication matching in the Web of Science

An Australian "productivity boom"? ... or maybe just a database expansion?
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Tue 31 Jul 2018 15:31
Shows how difficult longitudinal bibliometric analyses are when database coverage changes

Publish or Perish version 6
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Fri 26 Jan 2018 10:17
Introduces Publish or Perish release 6 and its new data sources

Why metrics can (and should?) be used in the Social Sciences
Anne-Wil Harzing - updated Mon 21 May 2018 21:40
Reports on my presentation presented at "The Future of Research Assessment Peer Review vs. Metrics"